Frequency of meditation among adults ages 65 and older by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults ages 65 and older by frequency of meditation

% of adults ages 65 and older who meditate…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 72% 3% 3% 21% < 1% 125
Arizona 52% 3% 4% 37% 4% 184
California 48% 8% 5% 35% 5% 964
Colorado 62% 7% 1% 30% < 1% 104
Connecticut 43% 12% 3% 39% 3% 100
Florida 51% 9% 3% 36% 2% 632
Georgia 60% 7% 1% 27% 4% 225
Illinois 56% 6% 6% 30% 2% 365
Indiana 61% 3% 3% 31% 2% 178
Kentucky 54% 9% 3% 30% 3% 122
Louisiana 62% 5% 4% 26% 4% 121
Maryland 61% 8% 3% 26% 3% 161
Massachusetts 45% 6% 11% 36% 2% 186
Michigan 52% 5% 3% 36% 3% 258
Minnesota 58% 9% 1% 31% 1% 127
Missouri 56% 6% 3% 34% 1% 157
New Hampshire 44% 6% 4% 42% 3% 105
New Jersey 47% 6% 4% 42% 1% 258
New York 49% 10% 4% 34% 4% 590
North Carolina 55% 7% 5% 29% 3% 288
Ohio 47% 11% 5% 32% 4% 326
Oklahoma 65% 7% 3% 24% 1% 114
Oregon 55% 7% 3% 28% 7% 124
Pennsylvania 55% 9% 5% 29% 1% 438
Rhode Island 45% 8% 3% 42% 3% 111
South Carolina 71% 4% 2% 22% 2% 142
Tennessee 64% 7% 3% 22% 5% 195
Texas 62% 5% 4% 26% 4% 528
Virginia 55% 8% 4% 30% 3% 217
Washington 53% 6% 3% 36% 2% 183
Wisconsin 39% 13% 5% 40% 3% 161

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